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Church of St Mary, Coddenham
Coddenham is located in Suffolk
Coddenham shown within Suffolk
Population 570 (2005)[1]
620 (2011)[2]
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Ipswich
Postcode district IP6
Police Suffolk
Fire Suffolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
52°08′42″N 1°07′08″E / 52.145°N 1.119°E / 52.145; 1.119Coordinates: 52°08′42″N 1°07′08″E / 52.145°N 1.119°E / 52.145; 1.119

Coddenham is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located to the north of the A14 road, 8 miles north of Ipswich, the parish also includes the hamlet of Coddenham Green. In 2005 its population was 570,[1] increasing to 620 at the 2011 Census. Village facilities include a village shop and cafe, country club offering themed evenings, darts, pool and snooker, pub and the large and popular community & sports hall.

During the Roman occupation of Britain, Coddenham was the largest settlement in Suffolk.[3] Today it is a rural village with good amenities, excellent countryside walks, and a large and well equipped children's play area.

The village was struck by an F1/T3 tornado on 23 November 1981, as part of the record-breaking nationwide tornado outbreak on that day.[4]


  1. ^ a b Estimates of Total Population of Areas in Suffolk Archived December 19, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. Suffolk County Council
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 19 August 2016. 
  3. ^ St Mary, Coddenham Suffolk Churches
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